Soles

It all comes down to grip

For the best grip, we rely on high-quality soles and sole construction methods.
Each is designed to meet the demands and needs of each user and his or her selected outdoor activity.

Sole LOWA G+

Sole LOWA G+ 

  • rubber + fabric = G+
  • extremely durable
  • excellent traction on dry terrain
  • proven safety

Mountaineering

Vibram® Alp Trac®

Vibram® Alp Trac®

  • The performance sole VIBRAM® ALP TRAC® is designed especially for alpine conditions. The large “climbing zone” on the sole tip enables wearers to move precisely as they manoeuvre their way up sheer rock faces. The stud arrangement ensures that any dirt that accumulates in the sole of the footwear will be shaken loose while the boot wearer is walking.
Vibram® Alp Trac® Ice

Vibram® Alp Trac® Ice

  • The performance sole VIBRAM® ALP TRAC® ICE has been optimised for use in high alpine terrain. Users enjoy solid grip that is created by the combination of the high tread depth of the studs and a proven rubber compound, including the “climbing zone” on the sole’s tip.
Vibram® Alp Trac® SL

Vibram® Alp Trac® SL

  • The VIBRAM® ALP TRAC® SL is the lightweight member of alpine performance soles thanks to Vibram® Litebase technology. Precise movement on steep rock faces and solid grip are produced by the moderately high tread depth of the stud arrangement that has been designed in particular for alpine terrain and a large “climbing zone” on the sole tip. The result: less weight despite high performance.
Vibram® Dolent Alpine

Vibram® Dolent Alpine

  • The dynamic sole design and a self-cleaning profile are the trump cards of the performance sole VIBRAM® DOLENT ALPINE. The high-quality sole made by Vibram® has proven itself year after year in countless types of alpine boots.
Vibram® Mulaz Approach

Vibram® Mulaz Approach

  • The performance sole VIBRAM® MULAZ APPROACH comes with a “climbing zone” on the sole tip for precise movement and a medium tread depth for solid grip. The distinctive heel provides pleasant ascents and descents. It also improves grip.
Vibram® Rock Trac®

Vibram® Rock Trac®

  • The performance sole VIBRAM® ROCK TRAC impresses with its special triangular profile and the “climbing zone” on the sole tip. The undercut heel front provides optimal comfort during ascents and descents on alpine terrain.
Vibram® Scalatore Evo

Vibram® Scalatore Evo

  • The performance sole VIBRAM® SCALATORE EVO was designed for users who take on high alpine summits. The sole profile, including a rubber compound, the contact area and the “climbing zone” on the sole tip, facilitate precise movement and good grip.

Climbing

LOWA® Grip grey

LOWA® Grip grey

  • LOWA® Grip Grey is the high performance recommendation for climbing in the hall. The climbing sole impresses with its rubber compound and high edging stability.
Vibram® XS-Grip

Vibram® XS-Grip

  • For climbing parks at home or wild rock faces around the world: The VIBRAM® XS-Grip climbing sole is a high performance sole used for climbing steep rocks thanks to its grip.

Trekking

LOWA® Elika

LOWA® Elika

  • The heart of the LOWA® ELIKA sole is the technical profile that provides solid grip. The two-component PU midsole provides optimal cushioning on long tours while the distinctive heel edges add pleasure to descents.
Vibram® Apptrail

Vibram® Apptrail

  • The VIBRAM® APPTRAIL sole has a modern, self-cleaning profile with a “climbing zone” in the front. It proves its exceptional capabilities particularly when it is put to the test on challenging terrain. The sole’s features are complemented on every terrain by the distinctive heel front that excels during descents.
Vibram® Apptrail Ws

Vibram® Apptrail Ws

  • With its self-cleaning profile, expanded contact area and the “climbing zone” in front, the VIBRAM® APPTRAIL Ws delivers excellent traction on challenging terrain. These good qualities are complemented on every surface by the very distinctive heel front that adds pleasure to every descent.
Vibram® Masai

Vibram® Masai

  • Die High-Performance-Sohle VIBRAM® Masai ist optimal für den Einsatz im alpinen Gelände ausgelegt. Die „Climbing Zone“ an der Sohlenspitze ermöglicht ein präzises Antreten im steilen Fels. Darüber hinaus sorgt die Stollen-Anordnung dafür, dass sich beim Gehen der Schmutz aus der Sohle löst. Für Gehkomfort vor allem beim Abstieg sorgt hingegen der markante Absatz.
Vibram® Natural

Vibram® Natural

  • The medium-high, trekking-oriented VIBRAM® NATURAL is perfect for ascents and descents on challenging terrain thanks to its rubber compound and its distinctive heel and front profile. These good qualities create the best form of walking comfort.
Vibram® Rock Trac® Evo

Vibram® Rock Trac® Evo

  • The VIBRAM® ROCK TRAC® EVO shows off its strengths on alpine terrain: Good grip, the Vibram® Megagrip rubber compound and the special triangular profile design provide optimal comfort.
Vibram® Trac® Lite II

Vibram® Trac® Lite II

  • The VIBRAM® TRAC® LITE II has a multifunctional profile that includes a rubber compound and special sole design in the front and heel area. With the help of these features, it can take on the widest range of activities.
Vibram® Trek

Vibram® Trek

  • A profile with square-shaped studs, the “climbing zone” in the front and the specially designed heel are the trump cards of VIBRAM® TREK. The special performance sole stands out on challenging terrain.

All Terrain Classic

LOWA® Loren

LOWA® Loren

  • Thanks to its design, the sole LOWA® LOREN provides pleasant rolling properties on paved paths and helps to prevent fatigue from setting in. The multifunctional profile design helps to produce a high degree of walking comfort.
LOWA® Multi Trac® II

LOWA® Multi Trac® II

  • Die dreieckige Profilgestaltung der Sohle LOWA® MULTI TRAC® ist ideal für multifunktionale Outdoor-Einsätzen in moderatem Gelände. Die flexible Gummisohle ermöglicht ein angenehmes Abrollverhalten, das den Fuß vor rascher Ermüdung schützt.
LOWA® Speedhiking

LOWA® Speedhiking

  • The sole LOWA® SPEEDHIKING offers solid grip thanks to its large profile contact area. It also provides homogeneous, fatigue-retarding rolling properties on paved paths. Ideal for fast hikers and mountain runners.
Vibram® Evo

Vibram® Evo

  • The VIBRAM® EVO applies proven Vibram® technology: multifunctional profile design with an optimal rubber compound for hikes performed on the widest range of terrains. Combined with the proven heel profile for pleasant descents.
Vibram® Evo Trac®

Vibram® Evo Trac®

  • The multifunctional profile design and the proven rubber compound of the self-cleaning sole VIBRAM® EVO TRAC® deliver optimal performance. The special design of the sole’s tip and heel provide a high degree of comfort during ascents and descents.

All Terrain Sport

LOWA® Enduro Evo

LOWA® Enduro Evo

  • The self-cleaning rubber sole LOWA® ENDURO EVO has been optimised for multifunctional uses and comes with a striking, sharp-edged profile design. This feature makes it perfect for a broad range of uses – during the daily routine, leisure time or easy hikes.
LOWA® Multi Trac®

LOWA® Multi Trac®

  • The triangular profile design used in the sole LOWA® MULTI TRAC® is ideal for multifunctional outdoor uses on moderate terrain. The flexible rubber sole provides pleasant rolling properties, helping to prevent fatigue from setting in.
LOWA® Speedhiking

LOWA® Speedhiking

  • The sole LOWA® SPEEDHIKING offers solid grip thanks to its large profile contact area. It also provides homogeneous, fatigue-retarding rolling properties on paved paths. Ideal for fast hikers and mountain runners.
LOWA® Surround Trac®

LOWA® Surround Trac®

  • The LOWA® SURROUND TRAC® is the optimal outdoor sole for athletic shoes with GORE-TEX-SURROUND technology. With the help of the large sole profile, users transfer extensive amounts of pressure to the ground, a process that facilitates solid grip and good rolling properties.

Everyday

LOWA® Hybrid Trac®

LOWA® Hybrid Trac®

  • The self-cleaning sole LOWA HYBRID TRAC® is perfect for everyday use when the weather turns windy and nasty. With the help of its profile design and special tip and heel construction, it demonstrates its true strengths during ascents and descents.
LOWA® Sandal

LOWA® Sandal

  • The LOWA® SANDAL is used in outdoor sandals. This sole impresses with its outdoor-suitable profile for easy terrain and the rubber compound that has been optimised for such purposes.
LOWA® Sneaker

LOWA® Sneaker

  • With its pleasant lightweight and fashionable look, the white LOWA®  SNEAKER sole comes with a square-shaped stud profile that provides comfortable rolling properties.
LOWA® Street Trac®

LOWA® Street Trac®

  • The one-piece rubber sole is the calling card of the LOWA® STREET TRAC®. It offers lots of walking comfort in urban settings created by its supple rolling properties.
LOWA® Street Trac® Ws

LOWA® Street Trac® Ws

  • The one-piece rubber sole is the calling card of the LOWA® STREET TRAC®. It offers lots of walking comfort in urban settings created by its supple rolling properties.
LOWA® Surround Trac®

LOWA® Surround Trac®

  • The LOWA® SURROUND TRAC® is the optimal outdoor sole for athletic shoes with GORE-TEX-SURROUND technology. With the help of the large sole profile, users transfer extensive amounts of pressure to the ground, a process that facilitates solid grip and good rolling properties.
Vibram® Marmolada

Vibram® Marmolada

  • The VIBRAM® MARMOLADA offers lots of walking comfort thanks to its optimal balance of rolling properties and grip as well as its proven rubber compound. The sole with the traditional look has demonstrated its strengths in a wide range of activities.

Cold Weather Boots

LOWA® AL-G

LOWA® AL-G

  • stud arrangement in children design
  • anti-slip rubber outsole for winter adventures on any terrain
  • two layers of PU for optimal cushioning
LOWA® AL-K II

LOWA® AL-K II

  • stable and anti-slip rubber outsoles for the widest range of outdoor activities
  • studs arranged with winter use in mind
  • pleasant cushioning thanks to the optimal rubber mixture
LOWA® AL-K III

LOWA® AL-K III

  • The robust PU children’s shoe sole LOWA® AL-K III distinguishes itself with its outdoor-oriented profile design and a MONOWRAP® sole design, features that make it a lot of fun to wear on asphalt or terrain away from the street.
LOWA® AL-S III

LOWA® AL-S III

  • winter-applicable tread design for the very best anti-slip protection under icy conditions
  • complex rubber mixture that combines durability with good support and flexibility
  • self-cleaning sole with studs optimised for just this very purpose
LOWA® Kids Winter Trac®

LOWA® Kids Winter Trac®

  • protective galoshes soles made of rubber that keep the feet absolutely dry in any type of weather
  • slip resistance thanks to winter-applicable tread design
  • large studs for the best uphill and downhill traction in all areas
LOWA® Sneaker

LOWA® Sneaker

  • With its pleasant lightweight and fashionable look, the white LOWA®  SNEAKER sole comes with a square-shaped stud profile that provides comfortable rolling properties.
LOWA® Sneaker Kids Winter

LOWA® Sneaker Kids Winter

  • stud profiles in diamond design for optimal slip resistance in winter
  • lightweight thanks to the optimal rubber mixture
  • sleek, fashionable design
LOWA® Sneaker Winter

LOWA® Sneaker Winter

  • classic, high-grip sneaker sole with studs arranged in half-circles
  • optimal interplay between grip and traction
  • perfect slip resistance for use in urban winter settings
LOWA® Sneaker Winter II

LOWA® Sneaker Winter II

  • classic, high-grip sneaker sole with studs arranged in half-circles
  • optimal interplay between grip and traction
  • perfect slip resistance for use in urban winter settings
LOWA® Snow Trac®

LOWA® Snow Trac®

  • special outsole profile design for increased slip resistance in snowy conditions
  • good terrain response and the very best stability
  • serrated stud arrangement
LOWA® Trac® Lite II G+

LOWA® Trac® Lite II G+

  • use of G+ technology consisting of a special rubber mixture with a proportion of textile
  • outdoor-oriented tread
  • pronounced heel brake and front profile for best uphill and downhill traction
LOWA® Winter Trac®

LOWA® Winter Trac®

  • special outsole profile design for increased slip resistance in snowy conditions
  • good terrain response and the very best stability
  • serrated stud arrangement
Vibram® Arctic Grip Trac®

Vibram® Arctic Grip Trac®

  • Vibram® ICETREK rubber mixture designed particularly for low-temperature winter conditions
  • excellent slip resistance on cold, icy or snow-covered surfaces
Vibram® G³ Elika Ice

Vibram® G³ Elika Ice

  • use of G³ technology made up of special textile studs
  • optimal grip provided by a variety of highly specialised stud components
  • technical outer sole profile with extra support surface for perfect grip
Vibram® Jankuat

Vibram® Jankuat

  • classic trekking-oriented tread design for increased slip resistance
  • good edging that provides a sure grip even on wintry terrain
  • proven Vibram® sole technology
Vibram® Mottarone Arctic Grip

Vibram® Mottarone Arctic Grip

  • Vibram® ICETREK rubber mixture designed particularly for low-temperature winter conditions
  • excellent slip resistance on cold, icy or snow-covered surfaces

Kids

LOWA® AL-K IV

LOWA® AL-K IV

  • With its MONOWRAP® sole construction with a robust PU sole and distinctive outdoor-oriented profile design, the LOWA® AL-K IV sole produces lots of fun for playing in and romping about woods and fields.
LOWA® Enduro Evo Junior

LOWA® Enduro Evo Junior

  • The sharp profile design of the rubber sole LOWA® ENDURO EVO JUNIOR is self-cleaning and helps children to play and romp about all sorts of different terrains.
LOWA® Multi Trac® Kids

LOWA® Multi Trac® Kids

  • The performance sole LOWA® MULTI TRAC® Kids was designed for multifunctional outdoor uses by small adventurers. The triangular stud delivers peak performance uphill and downhill on all sorts of surfaces. The flexible, abrasion-resistant outsole impresses with its pleasant rolling properties and durability – even when used extensively on asphalt.
LOWA® Trac® Lite Junior

LOWA® Trac® Lite Junior

  • The outdoor sole LOWA® TRAC® LITE JUNIOR is exceptionally suited for use on various terrains. This ability is produced by the proven performance rubber compound and the multifunctional trekking shoe profile with its special stud design.
Vibram® Renevo Junior

Vibram® Renevo Junior

  • The wide cut with the large contact area, the coarse, self-cleaning sole profile, the MONOWRAP® sole design and the grippy rubber outsole are the defining features of the outdoor sole VIBRAM® RENEVO JUNIOR.

Professional

LOWA® Cross

LOWA® Cross

  • special profile design for good grip on various surfaces
  • suitable for both paved and unpaved areas
  • self-cleaning sole profile
LOWA® Cross Duty

LOWA® Cross Duty

  • special profile design for good grip on various surfaces
  • suitable for both paved and unpaved areas
  • self-cleaning profile
LOWA® Enduro Evo

LOWA® Enduro Evo

  • The self-cleaning rubber sole LOWA® ENDURO EVO has been optimised for multifunctional uses and comes with a striking, sharp-edged profile design. This feature makes it perfect for a broad range of uses – during the daily routine, leisure time or easy hikes.
LOWA® Multi Trac®

LOWA® Multi Trac®

  • The triangular profile design used in the sole LOWA® MULTI TRAC® is ideal for multifunctional outdoor uses on moderate terrain. The flexible rubber sole provides pleasant rolling properties, helping to prevent fatigue from setting in.
LOWA® Natural

LOWA® Natural

  • trekking-shoe-focused profile design of the sole with exceptional support and very good slip protection on various surfaces
  • heat- and cold-insulating sole complex, antistatic, resistant to oil, petrol and contact heat
  • distinct heel and front profile for optimal mountain climbs and descents
LOWA® Patrol

LOWA® Patrol

  • special profile design for exceptional support and very good slip protection on challenging terrain
  • self-cleaning profile
  • heat- and cold-insulating sole complex, antistatic, resistant to oil, petrol and contact heat
LOWA® Tactical Z Trac®

LOWA® Tactical Z Trac®

  • special profile design for good support and slip protection on challenging terrain
  • self-cleaning profile
  • heat- and cold-insulating sole complex, antistatic, resistant to oil, petrol and contact heat
Vibram® Arctic Grip Trac® II

Vibram® Arctic Grip Trac® II

  • large studs for the best uphill and downhill traction provided by Vibram® Arctic grip technology made of a polymer component mixture
  • Vibram® Icetrek rubber mixture designed particularly for low-temperature winter conditions
  • good grip on cold, icy or snow-covered surfaces
Vibram® Chimborazo

Vibram® Chimborazo

  • moderately lugged, trekking-oriented tread profile
  • pronounced heel brake and front profile for best uphill and downhill traction
  • very good grip and traction in diverse terrains
Vibram® MVS

Vibram® MVS

  • quadratic profile design with exceptional support and very good slip protection on challenging terrain
  • ideal rolling properties provided by a special stud arrangement and a self-cleaning profile
  • heat- and cold-insulating sole complex, antistatic, resistant to oil, petrol and contact heat
Vibram® Tsavo

Vibram® Tsavo

  • treaded, profiled sole design with good support and slip protection on the widest range of surfaces
  • high edging stability for the best grip and a self-cleaning profile
  • heat- and cold-insulating sole complex, antistatic, resistant to oil, petrol and contact heat
Vibram® Vialta Work

Vibram® Vialta Work

  • technical design with multiple profile layers to increase slip resistance
  • flat profile design for comfortable rolling properties

Work Safety

LOWA® ATC 2000

LOWA® ATC 2000

  • oil and petrol resistant
  • slip-resistant stud arrangement
  • comfortable cushioning
  • puncture-resistant
LOWA® G³ Multifunction

LOWA® G³ Multifunction

  • Gummi + Textil = G³
  • soft studs for perfect cushioning
  • robust top quality rubber blend

Certified shoes

LOWA® Tactical Z Trac®

LOWA® Tactical Z Trac®

  • special profile design for good support and slip protection on challenging terrain
  • self-cleaning profile
  • heat- and cold-insulating sole complex, antistatic, resistant to oil, petrol and contact heat